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  FOX    KTVU Morning News Early Edition    News  News/Business. New. (CC)  

    October 2, 2012
    5:00 - 5:59am PDT  

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now. good morning thank you for joining us, i am pam cook. >> and steve, we will spark with some dramatic stuff. >> dave, that was amazing. it looks warm to hot unless we are right by the coast with a late sea breeze but we will start with 50s 60s and 70s up to 100s, here is sal. and we have a nice looking drive continuing all the way to 101 and also it looks good if you are driving on the sunole grade. let's go back to dave and pam. it was a violent night in
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oakland, shootings left several people dead. they include a 14-year-old girl. >> reporter: that's right, one was transported to hyland hospital. his condition is unknown. the violence started at a liquor store but they are investigating three different locations and here is why. we can tell you the violence started in the parking lot of this liquor store. officers found two men shot and one man died and the scene, another man was transported to hyland. police got a call at 73rd and weld. she and her teenage daughter just happened to be driving down during the shootout and the 14-year-old was shot in the leg. she drove to the closest intersection she felt safe and the teen is expected to be
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okay. then around 10:20 more than an hour after, they got a call to brook dale. the woman was not shot in her home and police are wondering why she waited so long to call for help. we have a call to oakland police to get more information about the shooting and we are looking into who the suspects or suspect is in the shooting. another man was killed at a shooting at a different liquor store. this happened 1020 and witnesses said that man was shot several times as he walked out of that store. he waited for him then started shooting. clean uppers went off the
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tracks. investigators are out there trying to figure out whether it was driver error or something else. a train derailed yesterday afternoon and nearly 170 people were on board including a newborn baby. >> the baby flew on the other side. >> it was extra loud. .. >> now the tracks will be closed during the the investigation. relatives found the body on the beach of pigeon point at 6:30. 55-year-old ping tao tsang and 65-year-old carl deng
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disappeared after their small boat flipped over. two other men were wearing life jackets and they made it to sure safely. they may be abandoning hope, antigen rales in afghanistan gave up hope with the taliban. they hope the afghans can work out something once they leave. it is important that pakistan's don'tment can approved a household deal. according to the tax policy center, automatic tax hikes and spending is set to go into effect in january. a bipartisan group of centers is working on a plan to put off cuts while addressing the deficit. lawmakers say no action will be taken until after november.
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time now 5:04, the national pole is out, showing the race for the white house is still very close. according to a "c" nbc survey -- a cnn survey say they favor obama when it comes to the presidential nominee. mitt romney appeared to have an edge among likely voters. president barack obama appears to have an advantage when it comes to taxes, healthcare and foreign policy. now another pole shows the steaks are high when it comes to women voters. we will take you live to washington d.c. and we will hear how president barack obama and mitt romney are getting ready for tomorrow night's big bee bait. allie rasmus joins us from outside the oakland coliseum
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with the celebration that followed the clencher, good morning allie. >> reporter: the team is headed to the playoffs, last night they secured one of the two wildcard spots in the american league west. with that the oakland a's beat the texas rangers and they had their hats on and there was plenty of champagne to celebrate and the party moved into the clubhouse. last night's game was not a sellout but the as gave some of the crowds some sad advice. >> this is our place, we are
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loving it. it feels great, this is something we did together all year and we have come together and we have a lot of great memories this year and we are not done. >> now for the fans and the team it's on to the next step. they have a game tonight and tomorrow and if they win both games they will be western division champions. live in oakland. allie rasmus, ktvu channel 2 morning news. time to go to sal. you can give some advice when you see them, sal. >> i don't think they need any advice, but it just does to see you, those guys are baling. >> they are, they are. >> traffic is moving a long very well. it is a nice looking drive with no imagine problems -- major
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problems getting into san francisco and we will show you the traffic coming into the city moving along well. northbound 280 getting up to highway 17, that traffic is very nice so if you want to get on the road before things get really crowded now is the time to do that. >> tough dab tough call. >> my vote is for bob. >> maybe inland temperatures maybe it will not matter. 70s to 90s although if you didn't hear it, 100 degrees in santa cruz yesterday. all records were set on this date and we only had one record yesterday and that was 90
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degrees. san rafael 106 not a chance, livermore 106, san jose, maybe. we are forecasting 106 san jose. 65 in san francisco which is the warmest temperatures hayward and low 60s sitting at 63. so far nothing at fso. we have a little system ushering in a westerly breeze. we have a mild morning for most, 80s 90s to near 100 degrees. if you are sitting at 65 it doesn't take much to warm up. it will still be warm to hot. wednesday, friday looks like a significant cool down which will take us into the weekend. time right now, a string of
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male theft, the information about what will be taken. it forced people to run for their lives. good morning westbound 24, this traffic in oakland -- we have traffic in oakland and we will tell you more about the bay area weather coming up.
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. welcome back to the ktvu channel 2 morning news. take a look at that, that is an intense heat which kept firefighters busy at a warehouse in canada. it started yesterday afternoon at speedway international which a company that sells meth not for racing. early this morning, they got that fire under control and people were allowed to return to their homes. back here in the contra costa district, they are reaching out to fill nearly 30 jobs, that is thanks to a 7.8 million dollars grant. in july they had to eliminate 15 positions because of a proposed parcel tax and the grant is now hoping to fill those spots and 12 more. they also may reopen 12 fire stations that were forced to close in july. they are taking a break and
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they are preparing for tomorrow night's debate. allison burns life in our washington d.c. bureau -- burns is live in our washington d.c. bureau. we have president barack obama with a 4 point lead among likely voters and an 18 point lead among women. they delivered pizza to his campaign staffers in nevada ned yesterday, mitt romney -- in nevada monday night. it is his 8th day and he told supporters he will not use the debates just to score points. >> there will be scoring and winning and losing, but in my view it's not about the scoring and winning and losing, it is
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about something bigger than that. >> he is softening his position on a key immigration issue. allison burns ktvu channel 2 morning news. they will bring you the news debate live which is followed by a special addition of ktvu channel 2 morning news. they are investigating possible male theft in novato. it happened on school road and crest road and they say the mail stolen includes personal checks, credit cards and other items that contain financial information. anybody with information is asked to call police. berkeley critics in a controversial sit-lie ordinance are talking about this measure and if this measure passes
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people will be ban from sitting are 0 lying. protesters say the law targets the homeless. they are on strike. they walked off the job just a couple of minutes ago and it is a strike that will last a couple of hours. hundreds of replacement nurses have been hired. the urgent care centers will be closed today because of that strike. the hospital and nurses they are at odds over overtime issues, nights and on call pay as well as health benefits. this resumes in san francisco. 50,000 people are expected to attend. ceo larry ellison will be there and the conference runs through
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thursday how is the come might. >> i want mention we have a little bit of breaking news and i will teletake you to vallejo, a house fire in vallejo. this is el comino royal. a 3 alarm house fire. there are reports inside the house people didn't get out and one thing we do know is a crew is not affecting the major roads but certainly affecting some of the streets there they are looking good with no major problem but that's a nice looking drive getting into san francisco. >> let's go to steve.
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we'll see 60s 70s and 80s for many. i have been looking all the way out through the middle of october and i can't find any rain, nothing. for those of you who work outside, i don't see anything yesterday but the 90l1sl0 to 100s still will start to turn in. they have an east winds and i was looking at ford fun and if they don't nobody else has one either. 52 napa and low 60s, livermore 63 san jose 62 and 60 in oakland. a tiny one in oakland and unless it crank up. -- cranks up, all bets are off. we have a low coming in from the southwest, it just retrograded and that allowed
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the temperatures to come through and it will be inching closer to us. 60s and 70s and 80s and that sea breeze will not pick up. today we look for very warm conditions and there is lots of sunshine -- lots of sunshine coast bay and inland. we have information 100 degrees for many. that sea breeze will take the edge off the coastal temperatures but cooling begins by thursday and it takes us into the weekend. reports showed euro zone and factories boosted the rim overnight. they pasted about 1 -- boosted about one percent and checking in on our numbers this morning futures do indicate a higher hoping this morning each though a significant number, about 80 percent of the third quarter
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earnings, pre-announcements were negative. it does look like a higher opening but follows a bigger picture. dow jones industrial average starts today at 13515. pet smart is making a move on wall street. they will s&p 500 do --st, s&p 500. share neared jumped. he is a genius and now he is getting paid. what he did to earn a prestigious reward and now a half million dollars. an arson attack targeted his office and we will hear what he is most concerned about. every morning get the latest stories sent straight to
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. arson has now been couldn't firmed in that weekend fire which damaged the law offices of davis. federal agents have joined the investigation and they believe
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he was targeted because he is the mayor. he said it's not the first time he has been a target. >> i have been verbal threats, telephone threats, but none have risen to the level of this type of dangerous criminal content. >> he is not worried about being hurt but he is concerned about the safety of his family and despite everything, he is still happy to be the mayor of vallejo. according to uc campus police, there were 24 sexual offenses reported last year compared to 4 in 2010. a research director on campus said the rise could be because more victims are coming forward. the report also shows a drop in the number of burglaries on campus. san francisco 49ers fans can go online to buy seat
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licenses. they have already bought out the 500 tickets and some sold for as many as $500,000 and most of them will go between 2 and $6,000 and they will last the life of the stadium which is set to open 2014. they want to make this year's awards exciting. he says it is quote an overwhelming privilege to be able to host the oscars. he added he will live up to the high standards set by previous hosts and oscars will be handed out on february 24th. an oakland man has a half million dollars to do anything he wants with curtsey of a fellowship grant. he was announced one of 23 winners with the so called
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genius awards. he is the so called founder and they are helping low income owners and he said he is deeply honored and has not decided how he will spend it in america. sal, there is nothing serious on our roads now? >> yes, this is the time where things can change rather quickly and i know this from working with this shift for a long time. it is looking good as we read the traffic here i am always looking at the list from chp to make sure nothing pops up. the traffic still looks good on 280 and on the sunole grade it looks good going south all the way to the bottom of the hill and no major problems, let's go to steve.
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temperatures clear, cool to mild to warm and it will not take long to warm up. maybe even a sea president to near 90s inland. this is an investigation surrounding a 6th grade teacher. they need your help and we will tell you why their concern is growing and what they plan on doing tonight. >> also a violent night in oakland which ended with two people dead, three people hurt, two different locations now under investigati inches.
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. well, good morning, it is tuesday october 2nd, second day of october. it is going to be a hot one today. >> be careful for what you wish for, where is our sunshine and warm weather, it was only 100 in discuss, today looks warm for many but inland 90s to near 100 degrees, here is sal good morning, you are looking at san rafael traffic which looks good and it is
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moving well to the golden gate bridge, let's go back to the desk. in overnight news, two people are dead three injured after multiple shootings in oakland. lorraine blanco is at hyland hospital where one of the victims was taken. good morning lorraine. >> reporter: good morning. his condition is unknown at this time and a 14-year-old is getting treated for a gunshot wound to her leg. police are not releasing a lot of details but we can tell you the violence started in the parking lot that the liquor store on mcarthur. one man died on scene, another man was wounded and transported to hyland. now a few minutes later police got a call to 73rd and wells. she and her teenage daughter just happened to be driving down the street and her 14-year- old was shot in the leg. the mom drove to the closest
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intersection where she felt safe and called 911. then more than an hour after police got a call from a woman in brook dale. a woman was shot in the arm also near a liquor store and police are not sure why she waited so long toddle for -- call for help. they are trying to piece together what happened before the shooting and we are waiting on a suspect or suspects this morning. lorraine blanco ktvu channel 2 morning news. just about an hour later, another man was shot near mcarthur boulevard and diamond street. they waited for him to come out and opened five.
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police are investigating those shootings. a man has been missing for more 2 -- more than two weeks. the family wants your help to find him. >> reporter: well a vigil is planned at sacred heart and family and friends of eric garcia are desperate to find him because he has a heart condition they say and he is without his medication. here is a picture of the 32- year-old and garcia was last seen in the area of vine and good year. he was attending a party and told them before midnight he would be right back and left on his harley davidson motorcycle. he has not been seen since. he weighs 350 pounds, has short brown hair and a goatee and has a harley davidson symbol. they are trying to get the word
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out and they are running out of ideas. garcia has a driver's license plate and if you have any information you are asked to call san jose police. there will be a candle light vigil and family and friends will be lighting candles and saying a prayer for his safe return. reporting live from san jose, jeanine della vega ktvu channel 2 morning news. a truck fire in oakland, it was a distraction for early morning drivers near 62nd and bancroft. this public works truck caught fire at 4:00 a.m. it was parked on the side of the road when the fire broke out and nobody was inside. the cause of that truck fire is still under investigation. in just a few hours they
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will hold a news conference to talk about a teacher facing serious charges. 28-year-old was found dead inside a parked car. he was arrested accused of molesting a student. despite that students have set up a memorial. >> he leaves for school early, he has been active with noon activities with coaching and it is a nice family parents are wonderful people and it is a very tragic situation. >> grieve counselors will be made available on campus to help students cope with his death. a man accused of trying to abduct a nine-year-old is scheduled to face a judge today. >> he is set to be arraigned on
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charges including trespassing and they say he grabbed a nine- year-old and the girl now the back and managed to get away. oakland city council is bracing for what could be another disruptive meeting. they ended the other meeting early after supporters of alan blueford took over the proceedings. alan blueford was shot and killed back in may and family members say they will be back at city hall tonight and will be demanding to see the report. they are demanding their rights to speak out after city council is preventing any up runs. they still have no electricity. more than 4,000 customers lost power. is it started 8:00 p.m. and they are investigating what
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caused that outage. they should be fully back on at 6:30. this sonoma wildfire reminds us of the very hot dry conditions. coming up, we will have how many homes are lost and how firefighters say this could have been a lot worse. >> 5:36 is the time right now, back over to sal, starting in contra costa county, how is it looking? >> we are looking at highway 4 to start this report. >> it is busier than bay point. it is already getting crowded on the way to concord. we are seeing crowds in the cash lanes. nothing just yet as we get to san francisco. as you are driving into vallejo, traffic looks good on
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80 and there is a three alarm house fire at 106 camino royal, police say it is a residential street and is not affecting any of the roads nearby. let's go to steve. clouds are clear, i have not seen anything yet but that does not mean it will not change. temperatures will not be record- setting and the records on this date were hot. napa 102 all 1980. san jose at 106, it will be very close. hayward with a northeast breeze 66 degrees and slight sea breeze component but it is hardly worth mentioning, things are very calm and quiet, we have a system moving in and it will start to turn around and i think it will happen over by the coast so the forecast has a
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little low stating to draw towards us which will take awhile to get here. today is that transition day and we start off with sunshine, it might bring temperatures down, 90s to near 100, going to low 100s and cooling begins tomorrow, inland temperatures really fall off the table thursday as we head in towards the weekend and it looks significantly cooler. >> it will be a perfect storm. attracting tons of people and we will look at all the events and attracting big crowds. >> it is the worst pain i have ever seen in my life. and there is a comment from one of the young gunmen.
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and going to the bottom of the hill in san jose, we will tell you more about the morning commute and the bay area weather. stay tuned.
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. all right steve good morning welcome back, here is a look at some of the top stories we are following, a violent night in oakland ended with two fatal shootings three people wounded including a teenage girl. it happened last night in the parking lot of a liquor store on 90th avenue. one man was killed another man was wounded as they sat in the
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car. a 14-year-old was wounded in her leg by a stray bullet and a woman was wounded in her arm. about an hour later another man was killed at another store on mcarthur boulevard. cleanup efforts after a horrible amtrak train crash which was headed to oakland from bakersfield. it crashed into a big-rig and derailed. investigation continues this morning. and celebrating the oakland a's, they are going to the playoffs. they beat the texas rangers and they have claimed a wildcard spot in the playoffs, but they also have a chance to be division champs in they beat them today and tomorrow. six crew members from passenger boats that collided
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killing at least 37 people. it happened during the fireworks show. more than 100 people were thrown off the boat into the water. it's being called one of the deadliest from hong kong. they were detained on suspect suspicions. it happened years ago today. now one of them says he regrets his actions. >> i am not a monster. if you look up the definition, i mean that is what a monster is. >> leeboy and mohammed were linked to 27 shootings in the d.c. area. he is now serving a life sentence. he recently toll the washington post he was is a -- he is a changed man. in just a couple of hours,
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the murder trial of giselle esteban who is accused of killing nursing student michelle le. they say it was a killing because she was planning on killing her because of her dating the father of her daughter. there are conversations with where giselle esteban threatened michelle le. >> they know every location she has been in over the past couple of years. >> michelle le was last seen at kaiser permanente. her body was found in a can beyond four months later. we are following breaking news coming in from arizona. authorities are saying one u.s. border patrol act has been
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killed in a shooting. all of this happened and this is a search underway for the shooter. we will bring you more information as it comes into our newsroom. a fast moving fire destroyed three homes in sonoma county and it is a reminder of the fire dangers posed by the hot weather we are having. one couple was actually supposed to get married this friday. >> now the fire started on a day near record temperatures along the north coast. a fire in men seen know counties are not prompting other
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investigations. achieve tells us a large pile of uniforms burned which were waiting to be washed. a lot of big events and the america's cup returns to san francisco today and it is one of many events happening in the city this week and big, big crowds are expected to turn out for the bluegrass festival. also or call world, giants are playing and then there is the italian heritage. their hole staff will be arising. >> we need to address this
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problem immediately. >> yes, muni is expanding services as you can imagine and 100 extra taxies will be out roaming the streets and just watch out for anything that may be blocked off. >> also happening, it is fleet week and later in the day you can actually watch the blue angels flying into the bay area. it is scheduled to arrive at fso 6:15 and it officially kicks off as it is performing at the air show saturday and sunday. you can also watch them as they practice saturday and sunday. and news out of vallejo... >> yes, we have a chopper overhead and this was the house involved at 106 el comino royal all, people inside the house
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did come in safely. the fire went to 3 alarms and primarily firefighters were concerned about extension to the brush and some of the houses nearby but it did not extend to any of the houses but it did briefly cash some of the brush on fire. allie rasmus is on the scene and she will have a report coming up at 6:00. west pound, there are no prone problems -- problems getting onto the bridge. but we see little bit -- see a little bit of slowing on the san mateo bridge. santa cruz yesterday hit 100 degrees, it was amazing. watsonville also set a record
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high of 100 degrees, san francisco 90s so if you are sitting there in that fog for the longest time, it went from one extreme to the other. i think a late president kicks in and every record i saw, 102 san rafael 106, the only thing that is close is san jose which is exactly what i have forecasted, no sea breeze yesterday, keep an eye on it, that is pretty mild companies, nothing at nothing at san jose or sonoma and a system moving to the north leading a cooling trend, it may take awhile to get here, that sea breeze is
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starting to show itself by the coast, by thursday, a low coming up from the southwest is dropping our temperatures in a big way. a very me pressure -- very mild pressure large and in charge and with your weekend always in view it looks like 60s and 70s. the legal battle between apple and samsung continues. the south koreaian group is asking them to add the iphone 5 on to the ongoing patent disputes. he says it infringes on 8 of i paths. even though it is a larger
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model, it is said to boost sales. and they are down low to patch, the phone appears to be using data even when it is using whyfie. they will not charge for overages and the patch will fix the bug in the iphone. it is not clear. a bounty and starting today they will cop thins everybody to sign up for a plan and that's based in san francisco. there is a new distinction. why chicago which is now being recognized. and why investigators are focused on the driver's age, stay tuned, we will explain.
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toasted up all golden brown then given a delicious design? a toaster strudel. pillsbury toaster strudel. so delicious...so fun. dan hurd: i'm ashamed of that, and i don't want this to continue for my daughter. brenda kealing: prop 38 is going to bring a lot of money to our schools. suzan solomon: the money stays at the school site. cade derry: what i would really like to see is that the teachers...
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that were laid off come back to the school. navaz hurd: a smaller class size. navaz hurd: as a mom i want that. as a teacher i want that. prop 38 is an opportunity of a generation. . all right, time now 5:55 no meals will be served here for a while, a car crashed through the front window.
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it crashed into the zen restaurant, a couple of people were hurt but no serious injuries and witnesses say the driver was elderly. investigators are now looking into what caused that crash. a school bus collided with a van. it happened before 5:00 near mt. herman road. no children were on board the bus at the time. the driver was airlifted to stanford hospital. more than 400 homicides this year, that is up 2 5% from the same time last year. according to police, the murder rate has slowed down since the summer. back here in the area, they have approved the strict esteban and it would apply to all parks on multi- family
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residents including condominiums. smokers can only smoke on the sidewalk if they are working through an area or in especially designated areas. sal, let's get people out the door and on the road. >> dave, pam, let's say you are driving from gilroy to san jose, it is a good time to do that, if you are driving from fremont to milpitas no problems -- milpitas no problems along the way. breaking news of a house fire in vallejo. take a look, pictures from news chopper 2, we will have a report on trying contain that fire. we will have a report on a
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teenage girl injured and we will have more on what investigators are focusing on. we will have your forecast in about two minutes. one fee. guaranteed. d-con. get out.
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